"Ecstasy. From the Greek Ekstasis. Meaning not what you think. Meaning not euphoria or sexual climax or even happiness. Meaning literally: a state of displacement, of being driven out of one’s senses."

    — Jeffrey Eugenides (via entelechies) (via elucipher)

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    madewithpaper:

    Goodnight Moon

    Made with Paper by xtraordinaryed

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    muffinpines:

     Do you believe in the existence of extraterrestrials? // Logically, I would have to say no.

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    "A person who thinks all the time has nothing to think about except thoughts. So he loses touch with reality, and lives in a world of illusion."

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    "Although I am a typical loner in my daily life, my awareness of belonging to the invisible community of those who strive for truth, beauty, and justice has prevented me from feelings of isolation."

    — Albert Einstein (via sunflower-mama)

    (Source: alteringminds)

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    amorbidwitch:

    "The Last Judgement" (Detail), Fra Angelico, Florence; ca.1425-1431

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    oldoils:

Dante and Virgil in the Ninth Circle of Hell Oil on canvas (detail) Gustave Doré - 1861

    oldoils:

    Dante and Virgil in the Ninth Circle of Hell
    Oil on canvas (detail)
    Gustave Doré - 1861

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    "If you show someone something you’ve written, you give them a sharpened stake, lie down in your coffin, and say, When you’re ready."

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    brudesworld:

Femme-Flamme by Marcel Roux, 1909

    brudesworld:

    Femme-Flamme by Marcel Roux, 1909

    (Source: latribunedelart.com)

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